Graduate Theological Union

Electronic Resources

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By Subject

Biblical Studies
History
Islamic Studies
Jewish Studies
Liturgical Studies and Homiletics     
Philosophy
Religion and the Arts
Religion and Society
Systematic Theology (Christian)
World Religions
Primary Sources
Dissertations
General Topics

By Type

Abstracts, Bibliographies, Indexes
Dissertations
Encyclopedias and Reference Resources
Journals (full-text)
Specialized Databases
Library-Only Resources

 

Quick Links for Broad-Based Searching

360 Search
A broad-based search engine, which allows you to search across all our electronic databases simultaneously (nearly 50) by keyword, title, author and more.
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e-Journal Portal
A comprehensive list of our e-journal databases which can be searched by journal title or by subject.
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Biblical Studies

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology that appear in journals from Catholic-oriented publishers. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Christian Periodical Index
    Provides indexing for evangelical Christian journals providing both articles and review indexing.
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  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • Old Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the Old Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • New Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the New Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
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Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
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Digital Scriptorium
Image datase of dated and datable medieval and renaissance manuscripts. Consists of around 8,500 color images from the U.C. Berkeley and Columbia-affiliated libraries, as well as the Union Theological Seminary (NY) and the De Bellis Collection (CA).
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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LSJ-The Online Liddell-Scott-Jones Greek-English Lexicon
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Out in Scripture
A lectionary-based collection sponsored by the Human Rights Campaign, as a resource that places comments about the Bible alongside the real life experiences and concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people of faith and our allies.
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Patrologiae Graecae
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RAMBI - Index of Articles in Jewish Studies about this database
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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The Text This Week
The popular ecumenical online resources that thousands of pastors and religious leaders use each week, contains lectionary, scripture study and worship links and resources.
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Theologische Literaturzeitung
The oldest and most comprehensive journal reviewing publications in theology and religious studies.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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History

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology that appear in journals from Catholic-oriented publishers. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Christian Periodical Index
    Provides indexing for evangelical Christian journals providing both articles and review indexing.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • Old Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the Old Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • New Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the New Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
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  • Index Islamicus
    An international bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. It covers their history, beliefs, societies, cultures, languages and literature.
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  • Philosopher's Index
    Considered the most thorough index of journal literature on the subject, features author-written abstracts covering scholarly research published in journals and books, including contributions to anthologies and book reviews.
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  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
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Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA)
Sponsored by the Lilly Endowment, ARDA collects quantitative data sets for the study of American religion. The site is a place to locate data files for topics of interest, rather than a place to read the results of surveys. When you search under a topic, you can review the results on-line or save the survey questions to a "Question Bank" to construct your own survey.
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Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
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FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Post-Reformation Digital Library
A database of digital books relating to the development of theology/philosophy during the Reformation and Post-Reformation period.
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RAMBI - Index of Articles in Jewish Studies about this database
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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Taylor & Francis
Offering a wide range of subject areas, T&F Online is comprised of multiple academic databases containing full-text journal articles and other relevant resources.
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Theologische Literaturzeitung
The oldest and most comprehensive journal reviewing publications in theology and religious studies.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Islamic Studies

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • Index Islamicus
    An international bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. It covers their history, beliefs, societies, cultures, languages and literature.
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  • Philosopher's Index
    Considered the most thorough index of journal literature on the subject, features author-written abstracts covering scholarly research published in journals and books, including contributions to anthologies and book reviews.
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  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
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FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Jewish Studies

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • Old Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the Old Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
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  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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RAMBI - Index of Articles in Jewish Studies about this database
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Liturgical Studies and Homiletics

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology that appear in journals from Catholic-oriented publishers. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Christian Periodical Index
    Provides indexing for evangelical Christian journals providing both articles and review indexing.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • Old Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the Old Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • New Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the New Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
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FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Out in Scripture
A lectionary-based collection sponsored by the Human Rights Campaign, as a resource that places comments about the Bible alongside the real life experiences and concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people of faith and our allies.
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.

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The Text This Week
The popular ecumenical online resources that thousands of pastors and religious leaders use each week, contains lectionary, scripture study and worship links and resources.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Philosophy

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • Philosopher's Index
    Considered the most thorough index of journal literature on the subject, features author-written abstracts covering scholarly research published in journals and books, including contributions to anthologies and book reviews.
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  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
     Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Free, scholarly, and peer-reviewed encyclopedia hosted by Stanford University.
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Taylor & Francis
Offering a wide range of subject areas, T&F Online is comprised of multiple academic databases containing full-text journal articles and other relevant resources.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Religion and the Arts

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
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  • Art Museum Image Gallery (H.W. Wilson)
    Access to thousands of high-quality art images and related multimedia, which draws on the collections of distinguished museums covering time periods ranging from 3000 B.C. to the present day.
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Art Concordance
From The Text this Week, free lectionary, scripture study and worship links and resources.
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ATLA Collaborative Digital Resources Project (CDRI)
Woodcuts, photographs, slides, papyri, coints, maps, manuscripts, and other media relevant to teaching learning learning in theological education.
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Bibliography of the History of Art
The Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) is the world's most comprehensive bibliography of scholarly writing about the history of western art.  BHA includes articles from over 1,200 journals.   Provided free of charge by the The Getty.
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The British Library
Database includes a listing of theses and the Digital Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts.
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In the First Person
Database pointing to oral history resources in libraries. Full-text narratives, images, and audio/video files available.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Picture History
Historical photos and images
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Religion and Society

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology that appear in journals from Catholic-oriented publishers. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Christian Periodical Index
    Provides indexing for evangelical Christian journals providing both articles and review indexing.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
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  • Index Islamicus
    An international bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. It covers their history, beliefs, societies, cultures, languages and literature.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
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  • GreenFILE
    Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
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AARP Research Center
Bibliographic database, links to selected websites, and full-text sources available from the American Association of Retired Persons.
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Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA)
Sponsored by the Lilly Endowment, ARDA collects quantitative data sets for the study of American religion. The site is a place to locate data files for topics of interest, rather than a place to read the results of surveys. When you search under a topic, you can review the results on-line or save the survey questions to a "Question Bank" to construct your own survey.
     Connect

Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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Globe TheoLib
A database that provides free access to documents, articles, essays etc. in theology and ecumenism.
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Guide to Social Science and Religion about this database
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In the First Person
Database pointing to oral history resources in libraries. Full-text narratives, images, and audio/video files available.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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LocatorPlus
Search for books, journals and audiovisual titles in the National Library of Medicine (U.S. National Institutes of Health) collections, including PubMed and MEDLINE.
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Out in Scripture
A lectionary-based collection sponsored by the Human Rights Campaign, as a resource that places comments about the Bible alongside the real life experiences and concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people of faith and our allies.
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Picture History
Historical photos and images
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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Taylor & Francis
Offering a wide range of subject areas, T&F Online is comprised of multiple academic databases containing full-text journal articles and other relevant resources.
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Theologische Literaturzeitung
The oldest and most comprehensive journal reviewing publications in theology and religious studies.
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Theology and Peace
Index to theological and other related literature that is relevant to research in peace and ethics. Indexes 130,000 titles by subject. From the Institute for Theology and Peace.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Systematic Theology (Christian)

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology that appear in journals from Catholic-oriented publishers. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Christian Periodical Index
    Provides indexing for evangelical Christian journals providing both articles and review indexing.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
     Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
     Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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Globe TheoLib
A database that provides free access to documents, articles, essays etc. in theology and ecumenism.
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Index Theologicus: Zeitschriften Inhaltsdienst Theologie
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database

Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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Taylor & Francis
Offering a wide range of subject areas, T&F Online is comprised of multiple academic databases containing full-text journal articles and other relevant resources.
     Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

Theologische Literaturzeitung
The oldest and most comprehensive journal reviewing publications in theology and religious studies.
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Theology and Peace
Index to theological and other related literature that is relevant to research in peace and ethics. Indexes 130,000 titles by subject. From the Institute for Theology and Peace.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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World Religions

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology that appear in journals from Catholic-oriented publishers. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Christian Periodical Index
    Provides indexing for evangelical Christian journals providing both articles and review indexing.
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  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
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  • Index Islamicus
    An international bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. It covers their history, beliefs, societies, cultures, languages and literature.
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  • Philosopher's Index
    Considered the most thorough index of journal literature on the subject, features author-written abstracts covering scholarly research published in journals and books, including contributions to anthologies and book reviews.
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  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
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Association of Religion Data Archives (ARDA)
Sponsored by the Lilly Endowment, ARDA collects quantitative data sets for the study of American religion. The site is a place to locate data files for topics of interest, rather than a place to read the results of surveys. When you search under a topic, you can review the results on-line or save the survey questions to a "Question Bank" to construct your own survey.
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Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
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FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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Taylor & Francis
Offering a wide range of subject areas, T&F Online is comprised of multiple academic databases containing full-text journal articles and other relevant resources.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Primary Sources

British Library
Database includes a listing of theses and the Digital Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts.
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CLCLT: Library of Latin Texts (CETEDOC)
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Corpus Thomisticum
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Digital Karl Barth Library
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Digital Scriptorium
Image datase of dated and datable medieval and renaissance manuscripts. Consists of around 8,500 color images from the U.C. Berkeley and Columbia-affiliated libraries, as well as the Union Theological Seminary (NY) and the De Bellis Collection (CA).
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Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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In the First Person
Database pointing to oral history resources in libraries. Full-text narratives, images, and audio/video files available.
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Incunabula Database
Identifies specific titles among 430 works of incunabula, books printed before 1501 that are held at the Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley.
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Luthers Werke
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Papal Encyclicals
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Patrologiae Graecae
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Picture History
Historical photos and images
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Post-Reformation Digital Library
A database of digital books relating to the development of theology/philosophy during the Reformation and Post-Reformation period.
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Raymon Llull Database
Maintained by the Centre de Documentació Ramon Llull, at the University of Barcelona, the Ramon Llull Database (Llull DB) is designed to organize, systematize and facilitate the exhaustive consultation of all information relating to the extensive written corpus of this Majorcan author, to the even more extensive list of works attributed to him over time and on works by Lullist authors or bearing some relation to Ramon Llull.
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Dissertations

British Library
Database includes a listing of theses and the Digital Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts.
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ProQuest Dissertation Abstracts
Search for and view dissertation abstracts from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.  Off-campus patrons should ignore the red error message.
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ProQuest Dissertation Express
Use this link to purchase dissertations available through ProQuest.
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Research in Ministry
Index to D.Min. projects at reporting schools of theology.
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Theses Canada
Theses and dissertations in the Library and Archives of Canada. Full-text theses in PDF format available for some documents. Includes Canadian D.Min. theses (choose keyword search for D.MIN).
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TREN: Theological Research Exchange Network
Theses and dissertations from 70 participating institutions. Some conference proceedings also available. Items can be purchased from the TREN site.
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General Topics

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
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  • GreenFILE
    Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
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  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
    Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
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AARP Research Center
Bibliographic database, links to selected websites, and full-text sources available from the American Association of Retired Persons.
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British Library
Database includes a listing of theses and the Digital Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts.
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FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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Globe TheoLib
A database that provides free access to documents, articles, essays etc. in theology and ecumenism.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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LocatorPlus
Search for books, journals and audiovisual titles in the National Library of Medicine (U.S. National Institutes of Health) collections, including PubMed and MEDLINE.
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Oxford English Dictionary
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University of California Press Scholarship Edition

Over 500 online full-text editions of books from the University of California Press. Nearly 300 of the titles are available to the general public; the rest are accessible to non-UCB faculty and students on the UCB campus only.
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Taylor & Francis
Offering a wide range of subject areas, T&F Online is comprised of multiple academic databases containing full-text journal articles and other relevant resources.
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Theologische Literaturzeitung
The oldest and most comprehensive journal reviewing publications in theology and religious studies.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world (use for searching materials for interlibrary loan).
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Abstracts, Bibliographies, Indexes

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology that appear in journals from Catholic-oriented publishers. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Christian Periodical Index
    Provides indexing for evangelical Christian journals providing both articles and review indexing.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Index Islamicus
    An international bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. It covers their history, beliefs, societies, cultures, languages and literature.
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  • Philosopher's Index
    Considered the most thorough index of journal literature on the subject, features author-written abstracts covering scholarly research published in journals and books, including contributions to anthologies and book reviews.
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  • Old Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the Old Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • New Testament Abstracts
    Topics relating to the New Testament. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
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  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
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  • GreenFILE
    Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
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  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
    Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
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Australasian Religion Index
The ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological serials published in Australia or New Zealand and representing all religious traditions.
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Bibliography of the History of Art
The Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) is the world's most comprehensive bibliography of scholarly writing about the history of western art.  BHA includes articles from over 1,200 journals.   Provided free of charge by the The Getty.
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British Library
Database includes a listing of theses and the Digital Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts.
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Guide to Social Science and Religion about this database
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Index Theologicus: Zeitschriften Inhaltsdienst Theologie
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LocatorPlus
Search for books, journals and audiovisual titles in the National Library of Medicine (U.S. National Institutes of Health) collections, including PubMed and MEDLINE.
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ProQuest Dissertation Abstracts
Search for and view dissertation abstracts from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
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RAMBI - Index of Articles in Jewish Studies about this database
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Raymon Llull Database
Maintained by the Centre de Documentació Ramon Llull, at the University of Barcelona, the Ramon Llull Database (Llull DB) is designed to organize, systematize and facilitate the exhaustive consultation of all information relating to the extensive written corpus of this Majorcan author, to the even more extensive list of works attributed to him over time and on works by Lullist authors or bearing some relation to Ramon Llull.
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Religious and Theological Abstracts (RTA) about this database
Abstract and indexing database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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Research in Ministry
Index to D.Min. projects at reporting schools of theology.
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Theologische Literaturzeitung
The oldest and most comprehensive journal reviewing publications in theology and religious studies.
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Theology and Peace
Index to theological and other related literature that is relevant to research in peace and ethics. Indexes 130,000 titles by subject. From the Institute for Theology and Peace.
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Theses Canada
Theses and dissertations in the Library and Archives of Canada. Full-text theses in PDF format available for some documents. Includes Canadian D.Min. theses (choose keyword search for D.MIN).
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TREN: Theological Research Exchange Network
Theses and dissertations from 70 participating institutions. Some conference proceedings also available. Items can be purchased from the TREN site.
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WorldCat
A combined database of the holdings of thousands of libraries around the world.
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Encyclopedias and Reference Resources

AARP Research Center
Bibliographic database, links to selected websites, and full-text sources available from the American Association of Retired Persons.
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FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
A collection of reference works that can be searched collectively or individually.
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LSJ-The Online Liddell-Scott-Jones Greek-English Lexicon
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Oxford English Dictionary

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Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Free, scholarly, and peer-reviewed encyclopedia hosted by Stanford University.
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Journals (full-text)

EBSCO Host
Journal article database. Search EBSCO Host databases simultaneously or use the separate links (in the bulleted list) to search individual databases.
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  • ATLA Religion Database / ATLAS about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology. Also, use this database if you wish to search for journal articles on a particular Bible passage.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection about this database
    Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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  • OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    A full text-only database that contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus
  • GreenFILE
    Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
         Connect from: On-campus | Off-campus

AARP Research Center
Bibliographic database, links to selected websites, and full-text sources available from the American Association of Retired Persons.
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FirstSearch
Gateway to many databases in a variety of subjects.
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InfoTrac Religion and Philosophy
Full-text journal article database with broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology.
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Globe TheoLib
A database that provides free access to documents, articles, essays etc. in theology and ecumenism.
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JSTOR
A comprehensive full-text database used by millions for research, teaching, and learning.  The GTU subscribes to the following collections: Arts & Sciences II, III, V, VII; Language & Literature.
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Taylor & Francis
Offering a wide range of subject areas, T&F Online is comprised of multiple academic databases containing full-text journal articles and other relevant resources.
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Specialized Databases: Manuscripts/Incunabula/Primary Sources

British Library
Database includes a listing of theses and the Digital Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts.
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CLCLT: Library of Latin Texts (CETEDOC)
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Corpus Thomisticum
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Digital Karl Barth Library
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Digital Scriptorium
Image datase of dated and datable medieval and renaissance manuscripts. Consists of around 8,500 color images from the U.C. Berkeley and Columbia-affiliated libraries, as well as the Union Theological Seminary (NY) and the De Bellis Collection (CA).
     Connect

Humanities Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
Provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
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In the First Person
Database pointing to oral history resources in libraries. Full-text narratives, images, and audio/video files available.
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Incunabula Database
Identifies specific titles among 430 works of incunabula, books printed before 1501 that are held at the Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley.
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RISS International (KERIS)
The RISS (Research Information Service System) provides access to more than 2 million journal articles (many in full text) published by Korean scholarly associations and university research institutes.
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Luthers Werke
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Papal Encyclicals
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Patrologiae Graecae
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Post-Reformation Digital Library
A database of digital books relating to the development of theology/philosophy during the Reformation and Post-Reformation period.
     Connect

Raymon Llull Database
Maintained by the Centre de Documentació Ramon Llull, at the University of Barcelona, the Ramon Llull Database (Llull DB) is designed to organize, systematize and facilitate the exhaustive consultation of all information relating to the extensive written corpus of this Majorcan author, to the even more extensive list of works attributed to him over time and on works by Lullist authors or bearing some relation to Ramon Llull.
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Theologische Literaturzeitung
The oldest and most comprehensive journal reviewing publications in theology and religious studies.
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Library-Only Resources

Bar Ilan's Judaic Library (Responsa Project)

Encyclopedia Judaica

Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Reference Library, vol.1  (Brill)

Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Reference Library, vol. 2 (FARMS)

Soncino Classics Collection

BibleWorks

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